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  1. sparkywig

    1967 Neptune Blue Deluxe

    Ignition housing stripped, etched and painted. Looks like I'll have to wait a while for the paint to cure before I can reassemble it all, this damp weather isn't helping.
  2. sparkywig

    Steering box, parts or replacement

    I've got a "new" steering box. Can't tell you what it's like as it's still in the box it was sent in. Apparently they're not brilliant and need frequent adjustment, but I won't find out until it gets fitted.
  3. sparkywig

    Bumper mounts?

    Here's an original VWoA towbar.
  4. sparkywig

    Steering box, parts or replacement

    Probably. That 20 year old recon box would be fine.
  5. sparkywig

    Newbie

    It's a Dormobile, so don't expect much sophistication or build quality. ;)
  6. sparkywig

    Newbie

    Usually just screwed into the floor and a bracket holding it to the side of the bus.
  7. sparkywig

    1967 Neptune Blue Deluxe

    Finally tested negative this morning, so off to the lock up and push on with the deluxe. Steering column outer tube, base and dash bracket etched and painted. Inner column cleaned and repainted on the factory lines. Just need to remove the ignition barrel from the housing, and then that...
  8. sparkywig

    Steering box, parts or replacement

    They're not in stock, you need to call them. I think they wait for enough orders and then get a batch made.
  9. sparkywig

    Missing thermostat and flaps.

    Your best bet is to get a complete 2nd hand fan housing, then acquire thermostat, bracket and rod.
  10. sparkywig

    rusty old nail to sow's ear

    6 days today
  11. sparkywig

    Bumper mounts?

    No idea
  12. sparkywig

    Period correct colour coded wires ? 68 Westy? where can I buy?

    Try Iain and David Burns at Aircooled Auto Elec.
  13. sparkywig

    rusty old nail to sow's ear

    Hello @dandaz long time no speak, how are you?
  14. sparkywig

    Routing Fuel lines

    It shouldn't make any difference.
  15. sparkywig

    rusty old nail to sow's ear

    Running repairs to the COVID cell. Got stuck inside when the sliding door refused to slide. New roller required.
  16. sparkywig

    Can't open driver's door from outside...

    Here you go http://type2.com/rvanness/lock.htm
  17. sparkywig

    Steering box, parts or replacement

    @Graham L at Midland Early Bay does steering box refurbs.
  18. sparkywig

    Fuel tank sender-Vw T2

    Butty's Bits are about to make a removable fuel sender access panel.
  19. sparkywig

    rusty old nail to sow's ear

    COVID-19 quarantine cell
  20. sparkywig

    1970 San Francisco westfalia resto

    Or even sent to Chimay/EBI?
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